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life happens

There are times when life outside of work requires us to take time off. Chevron has several types of leave with differing rules and benefits. Understand your options to make the best choice for your situation.

new leave of absence policy updates

Effective January 1, 2022, you can now take time off to volunteer or bereavement leave for loved ones or significant others. Learn about the changes here.


If you need to be away from work, several kinds of leaves of absence — some with pay and some without pay — are available to eligible Chevron employees. Different kinds of leave have different rules for eligibility, benefits, re-employment and service recognition. Refer to the specific leaves listed below for more information or consult with the HR Service Center and your HR business partner.

You should have a conversation with your supervisor well in advance if you're thinking about taking a leave of absence.